Arts Brookfield: The Puppet Cycle
Performances will take place at 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
Phantom Limb Company brings its new roving puppet cycle to Brooklyn Commons. Guaranteed to transport and delight, this artist-created, state-of-the-art mobile puppet venue will be the nomadic home to a team of puppets and puppeteers who bring to life two original short plays, commissioned by Arts Brookfield. Perfect for audiences of all ages.
About Phantom Limb Company:
Phantom Limb Company (PLC), New York City-based, creates iconic stories that are built on an intersection of innovation, social change and visual art, with a particular focus on the climate emergency and environmental injustice. Collaging puppetry, movement, multi-media storytelling and design, this unique integration of social impact and aesthetic is essential to their work. Phantom Limb has produced The Fortune Teller, Dear Mme., The Environmental Trilogy (69˚SOUTH, Memory Rings and Falling Out) and a work in progress 12 Angry Animals together with a large rotating cast of friends, collaborators, artists, dancers and puppeteers. They have collaborated with Lemony Snicket, Ping Chong, The Kronos Quartet, Jim Jarmusch, Danny Elfman, Dai Matsuoka from Sankai Juku, Henrik Vibskov Jeffrey Zeigler, Sophie Hunter and Tony Taccone.